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Old 01-25-2015, 02:40 PM   #1
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It's home!!!

Well, we made it home yesterday in the rain w/ our new Jayflight 28BHBE!!! I towed it back with our 2012 suburban w/ towing package. The PdI went smooth. The service tech ws good, plus with the knowledge I've picked up here, it lasted about 1 1/2 hrs. They hooked up the brake controller and hitch while we were doing the walk through. It ws already winterized, so I left it that way till we take it out in March. I only had to tow it about 30 miles or so, mostly interstate, back. It was my first time towing like this. I kept an eye on my tans temp, which avg 145 in the 60-65 mpg range. From a dead stop, the burb didn't hesitate and pulled it good. The trailer weight is 6911, which include AC and awning. So we are close on weight, but I think we'll be ok and we travel dry. It's just 4 of us plus living equipment. I'll post picks as soon a I can get them off my iPhone.

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Old 01-25-2015, 03:00 PM   #2
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Congratulations... Now do some driveway camping. this way you can get to know the different systems, and how it all works. Also you can figure a list of items you might need to bring on the first camping trip. Besides it will be fun just to sleep in it..Enjoy..

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Old 01-25-2015, 03:09 PM   #3
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Congratulations. Now the serious wait for better weather begins.
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Old 01-25-2015, 04:29 PM   #4
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Congrats on the new TT...
Don't need to wait before the MODs start

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Old 01-25-2015, 04:34 PM   #5
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Old 01-25-2015, 04:50 PM   #6
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Old 01-25-2015, 05:10 PM   #7
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Lucky you! That is a nice looking camper. We looked really hard at that model, ended up deciding on the new 29QBS for the full size queen. Have a LOT of fun and put some miles on those trailer tires!!!
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Old 01-25-2015, 05:26 PM   #8
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Love it when it is finally home in the driveway, best of luck with your new trailer.

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Old 01-25-2015, 05:29 PM   #9
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Congrats! Get an electric service put in at the house. Nice to have. Good Luck!
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Old 01-25-2015, 05:41 PM   #10
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Congratulations! I know it's been a long wait. At least March isn't far away.


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